The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Integration Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Integration Bus over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 46 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.21% 0.34% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.71% 1.27% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
140 237 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.87% 26.63% 25.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 164 127
Median daily rate £376 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -65.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

IBM Integration Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing IBM Integration Bus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

IBM Integration Bus Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus across the Cheshire region.

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

IBM Integration Bus
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +11 1 £338 -
IBM Integration Bus
North West

IBM Integration Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Integration Bus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Dojo
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (50.00%) YUI
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) Struts2
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) CA Wily
2 1 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Dojo
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) JTA
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Struts2
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) AOP
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) BPEL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Jython
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (50.00%) CA Wily
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Kony
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) Yahoo!